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Official name : Alstonia congensis Engl.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Alstonia gilletii De Wild.

30 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 21
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, P. Chibon, H. de Vecchy, E. Duboze, J. Eymé, J.- N. Gassita, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, M. Le Bras, I. Mourambou, E. Mve - Mengome, M. - G. Nguéma, J. - B. Ollome, P. Posso, P. Sita
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Gabon. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 294 p., (1984) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(022), H(051), H(108), H(126)
Recipes : H(022) presentation of the new born by the back, barks maceration , VO.
H(051), H(108) colic, H(126) liver disease (non alcoolic), maceration of barks, stem, twig, tronk of Alstonia congensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : ekuc (Fang), nguga (myéné)
Reference HA 29 e
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Mbuti Pygmies in the Ituri forest of north-eastern Zaire, around Katala and Mawambo village (N 1.0', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(104) stomachache. The bark is soaked or boiled in water and the decoction is drunk as a medicine for stomach disorder, stomachache and paludism.
H(104) the sap is drunk as medicine for stomachache
H(203) as the wood is soft and easy to work, it is used for making a canoe
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Nduye, zone of Mambasa, Ituri forest)
Vernacular name : ekima , ekimo (Buti)
Reference HA 29 f
Author(s) : H. Terashima, M. Ichikawa and M. Sawada
Title : The Efe Pygmies and the Balese farmers in the Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire, around Andiri village (N 1.55', E 29.10', alt. c. 1000 m), Zone de Mambasa, Region de Haut-Zaire in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(008), H(020), H(077)
Recipes : H(008), H(077), a bitter infusion of the bark of Alstonia congensis is drunk for diarrhea and nausea.
H(020), the plant is used for snakebites; the ashes of the bark mixed with the sap are applied to the wounds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri forest of northeastern Zaire)
Vernacular name : ode (Balese, Efe), mokpo (Efe)
Reference HA 47
Author(s) : Abondo, A., F. Mbenkum & D. Thomas
Title : Ethnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, Cameroon in :Traditional Medicinal Plants. Dar Es Salaam University Press - Ministry of Health - Tanzania, 391 p. (1991)
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, leaves of Alstonia congensis ued to purge, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Korup rainforest )
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 03
Author(s) : Bokdam, J. & A.F. Droogers
Title : Contribution à l'étude ethnobotanique des Wagenia de Kisangani, Zaïre. Meded.Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen (Pays-Bas), 75, 19, 74 p., (1975)
Symptoms : H(004), H(068), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) wound, local application of barks stem, branch, trunk of Alstonia congensis
H(068) vermifuge, barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia boonei , leaves and barks from the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, maceration, VO.
H(111) burn, latex in local application + ashes of palm nuts
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(014), H(018), H(038), H(086), H(104), H(113), H(127), H(169)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) dyspepsia, H(127) spleen, H(169), latex of Alstonia congensis, diluted in palm wine, VO.
H(013) abscess, ulcer,H(014) itch, H(018) cephalalgy, H(086) lymph glands disease, latex of Alstonia congensis, local application
H(022y) cure post partum, H(028t) leucorrhée, H(038) urogenital infection latex of Alstonia congensis, maceration in palm wine, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, maceration (H2O), barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, steam bath, bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, extract of the whole plant of Alstonia congensis , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Walikale)
Vernacular name : mutongo (Kitembo)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) latex of Alstonia congensis, harmful to the eyes; can cause blindness ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : tiendo (Kissi), léguéré (Poular), lapra, yolo (Guerzé).
Reference HC 52
Author(s) : Catarino, L. , P. J. Havik , M. M. Romeiras
Title : Medicinal plants of Guinea-Bissau: Therapeutic applications, ethnic diversity and knowledge transfer Journal of Ethnopharmacology 183, 71–94 (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2016.02.032
Symptoms : H(004), H(037), H(097z), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(097z) skin inflammations and H(111) burns, H(037) cough; and respiratory diseses, bark, roots of Alstonia congensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : djambé (Balanta), cudjésse, cuguinssum, quessum (Bijagó), tacára, tagara (Guinean creole), léguerè (Futa-fula), bantam-foro (Fula), betácarre (Mancanha), bantam-forô (Mandinga), bidjésse (Manjaco), batáguar (Pepel), iangué, ianké, ianque (Nalu)
Reference HD 15
Author(s) : Diafouka, A. J. P.
Title : Analyse des usages des plantes médicinales dans 4 régions de Congo-Brazzaville. Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 431 p., (1997)
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038, 3) pelvis pains, roots of Elaeis guineensis, barks of Alstonia congensis, decoction (H2O), VO., 100 ml., morning and evening
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo-Brazzaville
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HF 08
Author(s) : Frazão-Moreira, A
Title : The symbolic efficacy of medicinal plants:practices, knowledge, and religious beliefs amongst the Nalu healers of Guinea-Bissau Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:24 (2016)
Symptoms : H(003), H(091)
Recipes : H(003) swelling,topical with the latex of Alstonia congensis
H(091) fatigue, maceration of barks of Alstonia congensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea-Bissau
Vernacular name : ianke (Nalu)
Reference HG 22
Author(s) : Gbolade, A. A.
Title : Inventory of antidiabetic plants in selected districts of Lagos State, Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 121, pp. 135–139, (2009)
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, Nicotiana tabacum leaves, Bridelia micrantha bark, Bidens pilosa seeds, Alstonia congensis roots and potash are boiled with H2O. One cup drunk daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Lagos State)
Vernacular name : awogbo ahun
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(022), H(031), H(037)
Recipes : H(022) delivery with dificulties, barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, maceration (H2O), enema
H(031) intercostal pain, decoction (H2O) barks of stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, VO. + frictions
H(037) cough, leaves of Alstonia congensis, to dry at the heat of the fire, fumigation
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 12
Author(s) : Iyamah P.C., M. Idu
Title : Ethnomedicinal survey of plantsused in the treatment of malaria in Southern Nigeria Journal of Ethnopharmacology 173, 287–302, (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2015.07.008
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 2) paludism, stem bark of Alstonia congensis, Decoction
Region : West Africa
Country : Southern Nigeria
Vernacular name : awun (Yoruba), stool wood (English)
Reference HK 22
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & A. Bouquet
Title : Plantes médicinales et toxiques de la Côte-d'Ivoire - Haute-Volta.Mission d'étude de la pharmacopée indigène en A.O.F. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 300 p., (1950)
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(012), H(020), H(051), H(092), H(100), H(126)
Recipes : H(004) open wound,H(012)) fracture, decoction of barks of Alstonia congensis, to wash
H(005) oedema, pulp of leaves of Alstonia., local application
H(020) snake, latex of Alstonia congensis, application on the open wound or VO.
H(051) H(100) blennorrage, ONS de Alstonia congensis de Uncaria talbotii, RNS.
H(092), ONS., RNS. Slow action but very effective
H(126), leaves and barks of Omphalogonus nigritanus, Uncaria talbotii, Alstonia congestis, Holarrhena africana, Sarcocephalus diderichii, Harungana madagascariensis, maceration in H2O heated by sun, to filter, VO. + massage with residue
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Vernacular name : émiem (Agni, Appolonien), lerwé, leroi (Bondoukou, Ebrié), kokoûé (Attiré), onguiéguié (Abé), o-ourouzi (Brignan), léguéré (Foulla), idjhièlle (Dabou), korogbé, korokoué (Ebrié), oro, yourou (Gouro), kié, tié (Shien), miéï (Bété), sindolo niamédua (Ashanti), méa (Agni), senouro, tenoulo (Koulango), mohin (Guéré)
Reference HK 48
Author(s) : Kayode, J., O.E Ige, T. A. Adetogo and A. P. Igbakin
Title : Conservation and Biodiversity Erosion in Ondo State, Nigeria: Survey of Plant Barks Used in Native Pharmaceutical Extraction in Akoko Region Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 665-67. 2009. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ondo3.htm
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, barks of the plant Alstonia congensis are soaked in water in a bottle, VO. the filtered aqueous extracts, once or twice daily.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ondo State)
Vernacular name : awogba (Yoruba)
Reference HK 53
Author(s) : Kayode, J, L. Aleshinloye and O. E. Ige
Title : Ethnomedicinal Use of Plant Species in Ijesa Land of Osun State, Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 164-170. (2008) http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/ijesa.htm
Symptoms : H(051), H(107)
Recipes : H(051) fever, paludism, H(107) typhoid, barks of Alstonia congensis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Ijesa Land of Osun State)
Vernacular name : ahun
Reference HK 60
Author(s) : Konda ku Mbuta, Kabakura Mwima, Mbembe Bitengeli, Itufa Y’okolo, Mahuku Kavuna, Mafuta Mandanga, Mpoyi, Kalambayi, Ndemankeni Izamajole, Kadima Kazembe, Kelela Booto, Ngiuvu Vasaki, Bongombola Mwabonsika, Dumu Lody & Paul Latham
Title : Plantes médicinales de traditions. Province de l'Equateur – R.D. Congo, Kinshasa 2012 (419 p.) Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (I.R.S.S.) in Kinshasa. ISBN 9780955420856
Symptoms : H(008), H(026), H(038), H(094), H(097x)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea , maceration of trunk bark of Alstonia congensis, VO
H(026) dysmenorrhea, decoction of leaves, VO. ½ glass 2 times daily
H(038) infections of the female genital tract, diluted sap, for bath seat
H(094) external piles, decoction of trunk bark of Alstonia congensis of Jatropha curcas, for bath seat
H(097x) vaginitis, fresh sap :1 teaspoon diluted in 1 glass H2O, for bath seat
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Town of Mbandaka, Libenge (Nduma), Tandala (Ngumu), City of Karawa)
Vernacular name : denga (Ngwaka), dungunikwa (Mbanza), mukuka (Kitembo), bokuka (Lomongo)
Reference HL 03
Author(s) : Lubini, A.
Title : Les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle par les Yansi de l'entre Kwilu-Kamtsha (Zaïre). Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23b, 1007 - 1020, (1990)
Symptoms : H(116)
Recipes : H(116) amenorrhoea , decoction barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HN 01
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title : Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms : H(037), H(038), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, H(068) vermifuge,H(037) pharynx pain , H(038) urogenital infection, H(037) barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis decoction, VO.
H(068) vermifuge, barks of stems, trunk, branches of Alstonia congensis, leaves + barks of the underground part of Rauvolfia vomitoria, to pound, maceration H2O, VO.
H(104) colic, maceration of barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis , VO. + enema
H(104) gastritis, gastro-enteritis, decoction of barks stem, twig, trunk of Alstonia congensis., enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : mutondo (Tetela), guka (Kiboa), owuwa (Topoke)